Phil Mickelson

Champion
GULLANE, Scotland –  Instead of another excruciating loss in a major championship, Phil Mickelson got a chance to celebrate early.
A brilliant closing round at challenging Muirfield made it possible.
Mickelson won the claret jug for the first time and his fifth major championship with a 5-under 66 on …
Being Phil
ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) - So much for getting a good night's sleep. Phil Mickelson arrived at Merion Golf Club about four hours before his 7:11 a.m. tee time and still managed to shoot a 3-under 67 for the clubhouse lead at Thursday's opening round of the U.S. Open.